PUC Complaint Summary & Scorecard Need Some Work

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The PUC Scorecard and Complaint Summaries have been a part of how Texas Electricity Ratings evaluates the different retail electric providers in Texas since we first began the site back in 2009. After all, the Public Utilities Commission’s own view of different electricity companies was a logical voice to include when trying to create a […]

Texas Electricity Provider Spotlight: TXU Energy

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I’ve been intending to do a Provider Spotlight section for Texas electricity for awhile, but this weekend I saw something that inspired me to start writing. My intention for these provider spotlight segments is to break down individual electricity providers in more detail so people can learn about the individual companies offering them electricity service […]

Market Rates: North Texas & Abilene Electricity 5/19

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Good afternoon, folks. Here is today’s Texas electricity shopping guide, this one reviewing the electric rates for North Texas (AEP North). This coverage area includes electricity in Abilene and electricity in San Angelo. It’s important to keep in mind that electricity prices for this region are expensive, so switching electricity providers is a good way […]

Market Rates: Houston Electricity 4/26

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Good morning, everyone. Today’s entry into our shopping guide for Texas electricity covers the prices for Centerpoint, which includes Houston electricity. The electricity rates in Houston are lower than most other areas of Texas, but even as a low priced area, the increasing summer temperatures will end up raising the rates sooner rather than later. […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/22

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Good morning, everyone. Hopefully all of you are thrilled that it’s Friday and the weekend is within shouting distance. Our final Texas electricity shopping guide of the week centers on the electric rates for West Texas, or the Texas-New Mexico Power service region. The electricity prices in TNMP are present for a large window in […]

Market Rates: West Texas & TNMP 4/8

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Good morning, folks. Today’s shopping guide entry for Texas electricity covers the West Texas and Texas-New Mexico Power (TNMP) transmission areas. TNMP has lots of service pockets all over Texas, but their largest pocket of service is in a large pocket in West Texas. The electricity rates in TNMP are in between the electric rates […]

Market Rates: North Texas 4/7

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Happy Thursday, Texans. Lets jump right into today’s shopping guide for Texas electricity. Today’s area of examination is North Texas (AEP North) which covers electricity service for cities like Abilene and San Angelo. The rates in this region have pulled pretty much dead even with AEP Central, which means their electricity rates are the highest […]

Market Rates: Dallas Electricity 4/4

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Good afternoon, everyone. Today’s Texas electricity shopping guide entry is for Dallas electricity. The Oncor region has the most residents in Texas, and it also happens to have the cheapest electricity rates in Texas. While the rates are low right now, that won’t last forever. Now is the best time for customers looking for Texas […]

Market Rates: West Texas and TNMP 4/1

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Good morning, everyone, and happy Friday. Here’s our last Texas electricity shopping guide of the week, this one for West Texas and the general Texas New Mexico Power footprint. For the most part, there’s a big pocket of electricity service in West Texas, but there’s also a bunch of smaller pockets all over Texas that […]